Cable & Telecom

Crosslake Fibre names Quebec’s IT International Telecom Canada as subsea cable installer

TORONTO and BUFFALO – Crosslake Fibre has selected Quebec-based IT International Telecom Canada as the cable installer for its Lake Ontario submarine cable project. The 58 km submarine fibre-optic cable system across Lake Ontario is part of a 131 km system connecting Toronto and Buffalo, NY with critical telecommunications infrastructure.The cable installation contract between Crosslake Fibre and IT International Telecom is contract in force, according to Monday’s news release.  The construction of the shore ends is currently in progress and the terrestrial backhaul from the shore ends to downtown Toronto and Buffalo is in development."The Crosslake Fibre cable system will provide...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.